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2011 Hyundai Equus recall 140

Hyundai Recall 140: Loss Of Wiper Function Due To Corrosion

2011 Hyundai Equus

Inoperative wipers during inclement weather can decrease driver visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.

Visibility — Windshield Wiper/Washer — Motor

Summary
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2012 Genesis vehicles manufactured August 1, 2011, to April 30, 2012, and 2011-2013 Equus vehicles manufactured July 10, 2011, to June 12, 2012. The windshield wiper motor cover seal on the affected vehicles may degrade allowing corrosion on the wiper motor's circuit board. The corrosion can cause intermittent or total loss of wiper function.
Actions
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wiper motor cover and seal, free of charge. The recall began on April 22, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 140.
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Date Announced
FEB 29, 2016
Vehicles Affected
18,700
Hyundai Recall #
140
NHTSA Campaign #
16V117000
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